News: conferences, events and seminars


This page contains details of conferences, events and seminars either organised and run by SLSA members or of interest to them.

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May


Latest  events. . .

International Safe Abortion Day: Equality of access and the telemedical imperative – book launch event, Durham Law School and online 

Life after Lockdown: Moving forwards in the family courts, online from Support through Court 

Supporting the Next Generation: ECR journal publishing Q&A, online from Global Policy Next Generation

Book Discussion: From the Colonial to the Contemporary: Images, iconography, memories, and performances of law in India’s High Courts, online from Jawaharlal Nehru University 

Book Symposium: Metaphors of Confinement – The prison in fact, fiction and fantasy, online from QMUL

Immigration Law and Policy: Border control and migrant deaths, online from Humboldt University, Berlin

Dr Lawrence McNamara: Researching for change – having an impact on policy and practice, online workshop from Humboldt University, Berlin

Menstruation: Sharing experiences from the global north and south, British Academy, London and online

SLSA events and SLSA co-sponsored events

LSA Global Meeting 2022, hybrid conference, online and Lisbon, Portugal: submissions now open NEW

Doing Socio-Legal Research in a Pandemic: How, why, when, where?, online SLSA one-day conference

Mental Capacity in the Context of Sexual Relationships and Intimacy, Keele University


2021


September 

Virtual RCSL Conference

RCSL dates: 20–21 September 2021

WG Law and Popular Culture date: 22 September 2021 

Venue: both will be held virtually

See RCSL website for details of the conference, which is free to attend but requires registration. 

Doing Socio-Legal Research in a Pandemic: How, why, when, where?

Date: 21 September 2021

Venue: online SLSA one-day conference 

Organisers: Dr Flora Renz and Dr Clare Williams. Please see announcement for full details. This is an SLSA Seminar Competition event. 

Book Discussion: From the Colonial to the Contemporary: Images, iconography, memories, and performances of law in India’s High Courts

Date: 24 September 2021

Venue: online from Jawaharlal Nehru University

This event will discuss Rahela Khorakiwala's book. See announcement for full details.

International Safe Abortion Day: Equality of access and the telemedical imperative – book launch event

Date: 28 September 2021

Venue: Durham Law School and online

See website for details and registration.

Dr Lawrence McNamara: Researching for change – having an impact on policy and practice

Date: 30 September 2021

Venue: online workshop from Humboldt University, Berlin

This event is part of the conference Immigration Law and Policy, Border Control and Migrant Deaths (see listing below) but will be of interest to a wider audience. Everyone is welcome to attend. See announcement for details.

Immigration Law and Policy, Border Control and Migrant Deaths

Dates: 30 September–1 October 2021

Venue: online from Humbold University, Centre for British Studies, Berlin

Please see website and programme for details.

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October

Financial Crime: Challenges and responses

Date: October 2021 tbc

Venue: PGR/ECR online conference hosted by IALS

Please see announcement for details. 

Menstruation: Sharing experiences from the global north and south

Dates: 4–6 October 2021

Venue: British Academy, London and online

See website for details of this free three-day event.

Supporting the Next Generation: ECR journal publishing Q&A

Date: 6 October 2021

Venue: online from Global Policy Next Generation

See website for details of this free event.

Book Symposium: Metaphors of Confinement – The prison in fact, fiction and fantasy

Date: 6 October 2021

Venue: online from QMUL, School of Law

See website for details of this free event.

JUSTICE Human Rights Conference 2021

Dates: 11–12 October 2021

Venue: online

Please see website for details and registration.

Are We Owned? A multidisciplinary and comparative conversation on intellectual property in the algorithmic society

Date: 8 October 2021

Venue: University of Stirling

Please see website for details of the Modern Law Review-funded in-person event. 

Life after Lockdown: Moving forwards in the family courts

Date: 12 October 2021

Venue: online from Support through Court

Keynote speaker: Justice Baker

See website for details.

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November

Questions of Accountability: Prerogatives, power and politics

Dates: 1–5 November 2021

Venue: online exhibition hosted by the University of Worcester and University of Sheffield

See announcement for full details of keynote speakers, keynote panels and the call for papers.

British Academy UK-Poland Knowledge Frontiers Symposium on ‘Just Transitions’

Dates: between 23 November and 9 December 2021

Venue: virtual symposium from Warsaw

See anouncement for details. 

SULC Legal Ethics / Ethics in Law Conference

Dates: 29–30 November 2021

Venue: online from Stellenbosch University Law Clinic, South Africa

See website for full details.

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April

Climate Change and the Rule of Law Conference: call for papers from ECRs

Dates: 31 March–1 April 2022

Venue: UCL Centre for Law and the Environment, University College London

Please see announcement for further details. Closing date: 31 August 2021.


May

Mental Capacity in the Context of Sexual Relationships and Intimacy

Date: 23 May 2022

Venue: Keele Hall, Keele University

Further details will be announced in due course. This is an SLSA-sponsored event under our Seminar Scheme.


July

LSA Global Meeting 2022, hybrid conference, online and Lisbon, Portugal: submissions now open NEW

Dates: 13–16 July 2022

Venue: ISCTE University Institute of Lisbon, Portugal

Theme: 'Rage, Reckoning, & Remedy'

Please visit website for details. Closing date for submission of abstracts: 10 November 2021. The SLSA is a co-sponsor of this event.

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2023


May

23rd International Roundtables for the Semiotics of Law – IRSL 2023: call for papers

Dates: 24–27 May 2023

Venue: hosted online by Pontificia Università Antonianum, Roma, Italy

Theme: Global Semiotics and Everyday Legal Claims – Intercultural Use of Law, Interreligious Dialogue and Translation Ethics

Please note that this event was originally scheduled to take place in May 2021. See announcement for full details. Closing date: 6 January 2023.

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